a voice from the overground

Archive for loft extension

Climbing the scaffolding

I climbed the scaffolding on our house this evening – not as nerve wracking as I thought although the trip down was a little unnerving the first time. The second time I took my camera up and snapped a few shots.

It was strange seeing the part tiled part clad part batoned roof:

The view down onto our garden was quite cool:


There is a room in our roof.

We are having a loft extension done. Plus a few other little pieces of work. OK, so it’s a total refurbishment of the house from top to bottom with highly destructuve building work of the ripping-off-roof smashing-down-walls type. It’s both frightening and scary.

Today is the first day you can really see the shape of the rooms. A snapshot in our loft looks a little like: